“I just realized that while children are dogs—loyal and affectionate—teenagers are cats."
It’s so easy to be a dog owner. You feed it, train it, boss it around. It puts its head on your knee and gazes at you as if you were a Rembrandt painting. It bounds indoors with enthusiasm when you call...
Manjit Singh Mirgind, 51, has been jailed for nearly 11 years after he slashed the wrists of Jageer Mirgind at her home in Iford, east London, before stabbing at her eyes while...
Over half of Sikh students experience widespread bullying in U.S. schools which is more than double the national rate, according to a new report. The report ‘Go Home Terrorist: A Report on Bullying Against Sikh American School Children’ is based on survey of over 500 Sikh students, and...
Teaching Kids About Spirituality
by Lain Ehmann
According to some experts, spirituality can help kids make their way through life. Having a spiritual grounding can help kids deal with crisis, resist peer pressure, and avoid negative influences such as drugs and alcohol, says Lisa Miller...
Kids 'using coding skills to hack' friends on games, expert says
By Dave Lee
Children as young as 11 years old are writing malicious computer code to hack accounts on gaming sites and social networks, experts have said.
A report from...
Neuroscientist touts benefits of meditation for kids
Richard Davidson will speak at UBC Friday at noon on his new co-authored book, The Emotional Life of Your Brain
By GORDON HOEKSTRA, Vancouver Sun - February 15, 2012 7:35 PM
A sagital slice of the head shows everything from the...
24 per cent Indian kids go hungry: Survey
15 Feb 2012 - 00:00
India may be an economic success story. But a Save the Children study says around a quarter of Indian children in the 0-6 age group go without food every day.
And nearly 30 per cent of Indian families...
Norway authorities take away Indian couple's kids, say feeding with hands wrong
NDTV Correspondent, Updated: January 17, 2012 08:05 IST
New Delhi: Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya - an Indian couple from Kolkata are living a nightmare in Norway. Their children - a three-year-old son...
August 21, 2011
The Kids Are Not All Right
By JOEL BAKAN - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Vancouver, British Columbia
WHEN I sit with my two teenagers, and they are a million miles away, absorbed by the titillating roil of online social life, the addictive pull of video games and virtual...
May 9, 2011
Soul_jyot: And Sikhs are fighting for kirpans in schools ! .........
Texas colleges may have to accept kids with guns
Monday 9th May, 2011
Republicans in the Texas Senate have approved a measure that may allow concealed handgun license holders to carry...
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Children know their finance, girls are into gaming… Cartoon Network's New Generations 2011 study throws up interesting observations
The next time you see a child talking about insurance or mutual funds in an advertisement, don't dumb it down as someone's imagination at work...
The children of Mata Sahib Kaur Sikh Academy will be visiting the following Midlands Gurdwara Sahibs on Sunday 13th March 2011 (tomorrow).
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Please attend and bring your family along.
10:30 AM Guru Har Rai Gurdwara Sahib
126-128 High Street
Spirituality Is Key To Kids' Happiness, Study Suggests
ScienceDaily — New study suggests spirituality, not religious practices, determine how happy children are.
To make children happier, we may need to encourage them to develop a strong sense of personal worth, according to Dr. Mark Holder...
Bangalore: Sikh kids when start school usually complain about being teased because of the turban and refuse going to school again. The Sikh Coalition which is a national Non-Profit organization pointed out in its report for the Bay Area about Sikh children being teased and taunted and called as...
'More than 50% Indian kids face sexual abuse'
Ashis Ray, TNN, Oct 27, 2010, 05.47am IST - THE TIMES OF INDIA
LONDON: In a shocking revelation, more than 50% children interviewed for a survey in India to determine the extent of violence against them said they had faced sexual abuse. In...
Kibosh on kids' kilts seems a wee bit daft
Kibosh on kids' kilts seems a wee bit daft
John Martin, The Times
Published: Friday, May 28, 2010
Every now and then a minor news item from some remote part of the country literally turns my stomach and causes me to wonder how much...
Surat school puts primary kids to agni pariksha
Surat: In a shocking incident, students of the primary section of a private school in Surat were forced to walk barefoot on a bed of burning coal and broken glass, on Tuesday evening.
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About 30 Sikh children and their parents are invited for the first timeby the White House for the Easter Egg Roll today.
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The First lady, Michelle Obama, will host 30,000 people at the South Lawn of the White House for the Easter Egg Roll. And this year...